1 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii 96761 USA
Phone:  +1 (808) 669-6200   •  Map & Directions

Ambassadors Adult and Family

Please note Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment activities will not be available October 10 – December 13, 2015. For assistance in planning activities during your stay, please contact our resort concierge.


Cities Under the Sea – Snorkel/Underwater Photography – 2-1⁄2 hours 
$119.95 per adult / $99.95 per child under 15
Mondays and Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Fridays from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Explore the living communities of fish, coral and algae as our naturalists guide you on an interpretive and exciting snorkel. Capture these images with underwater digital cameras and create memories to last a lifetime. 

Coastal Walk Exploration “Ke’ala ola” - The Path of Life– 2 hours
$59.95 per adult / $49.95 per child under 15
Thursdays from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Adventure the Kapalua Coastal Trail with our naturalists as we visit a few of Maui’s best beaches and bays while learning the rich Hawaiian history of our modern day Kapalua.

Maunalei Magic – Arboretum Hike – 2-1⁄2 hours 
$99.95 per adult / $89.95 per child under 15
Mondays, Tuesdays and Saturdays from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Trained hike leaders share their knowledge of Hawaii’s natural and cultural history while they interpret the geological formation and the biological speciation of the Hawaiian Islands. Guests also experience a cultural perspective as they are told of life in old Hawaii, and how the native people learned to thrive in harmony with nature.

Sunrise Coastal Walk
$59.95 per adult / $49.95 per child under 15
Tuesdays from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Begin your day along the Kapalua Coastal Trail with our naturalists. Using the Hawaiian Moon Calendar, we learn how connected the Hawaiians are to nature while exploring tide pools along the way. 

ID Me! – Snorkel
$109.95 per adult / $94.95 per child under 15
Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Snorkel along Kapalua’s bays while naturalists guide you through a reef survey experiment. This unique snorkel also supports our ongoing efforts in identifying fish, Green Sea Turtles and monitoring our adopted coral head. 

E Ala E Maunalei – West Maui Sunrise
$82.95 per adult / $70.95 per child under 15
Wednesdays from 6 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
E Ala E (“Awaken”) the day in the pristine Maunalei Arboretum! Guided by naturalists, this beautiful hike to the Arboretum summit offers the rich reward of unparalleled views into the native Pu‘u Kukui Watershed, our protected and pristine water source. 

Romance on the Reef – Snorkel
$109.95 per adult / $94.95 per child under 15
Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Sometimes love really is all you need. If you’re soon to be ‘Maui’d,‘ on your honeymoon or just love Hawaii, this snorkel is a match for you! Naturalists guide you on a snorkel like no other in an underwater exploration of the many love connections found along Maui’s famed coral reefs.

Seasonal Whale Watching - Seasonal – December 15 through April 15 
Zodiac Whale Watch Expedition, $99 per person Minimum age requirement 5 
Available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday beginning December 15

Join us on an exclusive, intimate whale watching adventure. Get up close and personal with Maui’s most famous visitor, the Humpback Whale. Each year, these gentle giants make mammoth journeys between their feeding and breeding sites. In this off-shore habitat we will explore an underwater world beyond imagination, filled with discovery and mystery. Our fast, safe and comfortable Zodiac ensures that every seat is front row, offering a premium viewing experience. Listen to live whale song with our hydrophone as you prepare for the optimum photo opportunities. Our ultimate whale watch includes expert narration by naturalists promising quality, accuracy and integrity. Climb aboard and enjoy nature's splendor and discover how we as Ambassadors can protect this wondrous creature.

For further information, please contact Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment Center at (808) 665-7292. 


Extended hours are available for participants of our programs. If desired, lunch and/or dinner can be provided for an additional charge to the guest. Please contact Ambassadors of the Environment for more information.

Cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance of program.

Ambassadors of the Environment can also plan private excursions, memorable birthday parties and unique family outings.

Schedule and pricing are subject to change without notice.